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Elisa offers ‘free’ NFC-based stickers to push mobile payments

Finnish operator Elisa is selling stickers at popular convenience store R-kioski in an attempt to …

Report: Finnish mobile operator up for sale

DNA, Finland’s third-largest mobile operator, is contemplating either a sale or an IPO this year, …

Finnish operator plans autumn NFC launch

Finnish mobile operator Elisa is set to offer NFC-based contactless payment services to more than 100,000 students this autumn. The operator is working with Lyyra, a company that offers student cards in Finland, on offering NFC stickers to students that they can apply to conventional mobile handsets.

Elisa reports solid Q2 numbers

Finnish operator Elisa reported a pre-tax profit of EUR61 million for the second quarter of 2011, up 15.1 percent, on revenue of EUR378 million, up 3.8 percent.

Estonia announces results of complex LTE auction

The Estonian authorities announced the winners of its recent 2.6GHz spectrum auction, with existing mobile operators EMT, Elisa and Tele2 winning licences, alongside fixed-line operator Elion Enterprises.

Elisa chooses NSN for first phase LTE rollout

Finnish mobile operator Elisa has selected Nokia Siemens Networks to build a “first phase” LTE network.

Rovio to enable carrier billing for Angry Birds

Rovio Mobile – developer of the hugely successful Angry Birds game – is to enable operator billing for the app via the launch of its own in-app payments system called Bad Piggy Bank

LTE networks go live in Denmark and Finland

TeliaSonera has launched LTE in Denmark, claiming to be the first operator in the country to do so.

Finnish operators acquire LTE spectrum

Finland’s three main mobile operators – Elisa, TeliaSonera and DNA – were all successful in acquiring mobile broadband spectrum in a national auction that closed yesterday.

Baltic countries face mobile market slowdown in 2009

Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania report fall in mobile connections in first-quarter 2009